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NPIAP Webinar: The Missing Piece in Wound Care: Beyond the Bed- considering the seated posture
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When: Wednesday, July 15, 2020
12:00 PM EDT
Where: Webinar
United States
Presenter: Ana Endsjo MOTR/L, CLT
Contact: Emily Clifford
(978) 364-5130

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Speaker Bio:

Ana Endsjo, MOTR/L, CLT has worked for over fourteen years as an occupational therapist in a variety of treatment settings, mainly with the geriatric population. Over the last eight years, she has been dedicated to the betterment of the treatment of the elderly in LTC centers. Her time was focused on seating and positioning and contracture management of the nursing home residents. With this experience, her hope is to guide other therapists, rehab directors, nurses, and administrators through blogs, webinars, and live courses in her role as Permobil’s Clinical Education Manager for the long term care division.

Webinar Description:

Learn how an improper wheelchair seating system can undo all the healing benefits of the bedside treatment in as little as one hour. This course will outline common misconceptions and provide practical principles of wheelchair seating and positioning that can immediately be put into practice. Participants will be equipped to work with the wound care team to ensure a safe seated posture for their patients.


  • Describe the 2 methods of pressure redistribution in the seated posture
  • Due to poor seated posture, name two resulting medical complications that may impair wound healing
  • List 3 common misconceptions that can lead to increasing risk of pressure injury

Registration Fee:  $45.00 

Discounts available for panel members and supporters. Please sign in to receive the discounted price. 

CEU Credit Information

1.0 hour; Multidisciplinary
 - Everyone who needs CE credit will be required to register
Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1  Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 1.0 contact hour(s) for nurses. Nurses should   claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


CDR (Dietician)
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).Registered Dietitian Nutritionists(RDNs) and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTRs) will receive 1.0 continuing professional education units (CPEUs) for completion of this program/material. (Codes 3090, 5000, 5380, 5410)
Note: This program has been approved for 1 hour CPEU credit for the Commission on Dietetic Registration.If your State requires licensure, please contact your Department of Health for licensure CPEU credits.
   Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health SciencesContinuing Education (HSCE) and National Pressure Ulcer Advisory Panel (NPUAP).Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

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